LDX is in the process of becoming a gateway for the transformation fo financial markets. Having been at the forefront of product development during and post the financial crisis, we are aiming to provide innovative cost reduction products, technology and processes to our clients.
We will provide technology that will reduce cost in fees and a reduction of capital usage for existing exchange traded derivatives as well as adopt new technology to further reduce costs in the entire trading infrastructure in the form of Security Tokens, Blockchain trade reporting and settlement, Smart Contract for trade confirmations and STP.
Our Custodian based clearing confirmation and settlement model will dramatically reduce client vendor and intermediary costs, while protecting client funds and assets.
Our team has a combined over 100 years of financial markets experience, and has spent the last few years immersed in the developing world of digitising assets. The combined experience with a keen desire to meet client needs while keeping up with the rapid change in the regulatory environment makes LDX the ideal hybrid platform to facilitate the change in the financial world.
A Hybrid platform of traditional financial products and digitised assets
Our model dramatically simplifies the work flow offering significant cost reductions in fees and capital usage
Multiple asset classes products and client types offering opportunities for increased liquidity across all markets
Our team consists of professionals with decades of experience in ﬁnancial services, payments systems, technology, regulation and law.
Non Executive Director
Experienced Financial Markets professional with exposure to derivatives and multiple public and private boards. Extensive expert witness work and strategic consultancy experience.
Co-founder of London Derivates Exchange (LDX). Over 30 years’ experience in the financial markets, developing indices, financial products and market infrastructure, notably in currency and fixed income markets.
Non Executive Director
Long term Financial Technology and Derivatives markets expert. Building infrastructure in one of the most promising fintech companies - Crypterium.
Jason G. Smith
Senior Portfolio Manager
Jason is a senior portfolio manager with over 23yrs Investment experience. Jason has worked at some of the world’s leading institutions, most recently at Goldman Sachs. He was Head of Portfolio Management for the Absolute Return Funds at Barclays Capital, receiving both a Citywire ‘A’ rating and Lipper leader awards for performance. He has also worked Blackrock and JP Morgan - managing their absolute return fixed income and derivative overlay strategies and as a Senior Investment Manager at IBM. He is a post-graduate of the University of Westminster in Artificial Intelligence.
Legal General Council
Doctor of Jurisprudence from Harvard Law School with legal expertise in company law, commercial law and regulatory law, I.T, and intellectual property, including software licensing and cryptocurrencies.
Head Of Quant and Analytics
Over 35 years’ experience in trading, pricing and structuring multi-currency financial derivatives for international institutions. More recently developing trading and predictive algorithms in Inflation markets.
Head of Product Development Asia
Seasoned sales professional with over 30 years of experience selling technology solutions. Established companies and new products, in both the Financial Services sector and the APJ region.
Head of Crypto Development
Over 25 years of experience in thefinancial markets. Most recently he was Managing Director at GFI Group Asia and was responsible for several highly successful market matching initiatives.
Experienced financial services business development professional with a proven record within the City of London. Worked extensively with domestic and international start-up ventures.
Shipping and logistics expert with experience working with major MNC’s. Connector in the blockchain ecosystem in Singapore, providing strategic advise to the start-ups, connecting them with the partners worldwide.
Founder of G-COIN$ and CEO of Geoperks, over 15 years deploying several million dollar projects globally in the Banking, Entertainment and Telecom Industries. Acted as a Lead Advisor for F500 companies such as, Nortel Networks, Wells Fargo, BofA, and Haracoin. Expert in Block Chain, Smart Contracts and tokenisation.